You can get an abortion in Mississippi but only with an in-person provider. Telemedicine for abortion care is prohibited in the state.
- Mississippi requires an in-person counseling visit, then waiting 24 hours before having an abortion.
- Mississippi requires your abortion provider to perform an ultrasound.
- If you are under age 18 in Mississippi, a parent or guardian must give permission for your abortion. If this is not an option for you, contact the JB Hotline.
- Abortion in Mississippi is legal to just under 20 weeks.
Learn more about your options in Louisiana at abortionfinder.org
There is one abortion clinic in Mississippi. You can also find out-of-state providers at ineedana.com, where you can easily search by zip code.
- Jackson Women’s Health Organization (601) 366-2261
Medicaid and most private insurance does not cover abortion care in Mississippi. You can contact these groups for help with funding, transportation, and other logistics.
- Mississippi Reproductive Freedom Fund (769) 218-9413
- ARC Southeast 855-227-2475
- NAF Hotline Fund 1-800-772-9100
If you are a Mississippi voter wanting to preserve and expand equitable abortion access, we suggest getting involved with:
Where is AOD available?
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*Patients in D.C. must provide a Maryland or Virginia mailing address.*